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Khurshid hopes for fruitful dialogue with Pakistan

New York, Sep 26 (ANI): Despite heightened tension over Kashmir India is hopeful of amicable dialogue with its neighbour when the Prime Ministers of the both countries will meet on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly session. Union Foreign Minister Salman Khurshid said this in New York where he arrived ahead of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's arrival to take part in the UNGA. Meanwhile, Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's Advisor on Foreign Affairs, Sartaj Aziz rubbished reports of his country housing India___s most wanted gangster, Dawood Ibrahim. Sep 26, 2013
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Pakistan PM looks forward to building relations with India

New York, Sep 26 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif sounded upbeat at the prospect of meeting Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh amid simmering tensions in the disputed Kashmir, saying he would be happy to pick up from where he left off in 1999. It is expected the meeting would address a series of fatal clashes along the Line of Control (LoC) dividing the Kashmir region between India and Pakistan, events that followed a pact by the two nations to resume stalled talks to strengthen ties. Sep 26, 2013
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Jammu: Militants dressed in Army uniform attack police station, army camp, at least 12 killed

Jammu, Sep 26 (ANI): Militants dressed in army uniform have attacked a police station and an Army cantonment in Jammu and Kashmir on Thursday morning, killing at least 12 people. The militants first attacked a police station in Hiranagar of Kathua district in Jammu, killing four cops and two civilians. After destroying the police station the terrorists hijacked a truck and went to an Army brigade camp in Samba, where they have reportedly killed at least six Army personnel. A fierce gun battle is on between the militants and the army personnel in Samba. All the injured have suffered critical splinter and bullet injuries. Sep 26, 2013
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Olympic committee praises Sochi ahead of Games

The International Olympic Committee on Thursday declared Russia's Olympic venues in Sochi were ready for the 2014 Winter Games, adding it was satisfied that a law on homosexuality passed by Russia did not violate the Olympic charter. Duration: 01:16 Sep 26, 2013
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Obama raises stakes in debt, spending showdown.

President Barack Obama Thursday warned he would never allow Republicans to kill or delay his health care law, raising the stakes in a showdown that could shutter the government or trigger a US debt default. Duration : 01:32 Sep 26, 2013
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Austrian voters head to polls to elect parliament

Austria goes to the polls to elect a new parliament on Sunday, with the Social Democrats and conservative People's Party likely to remain in office. But many voters are unhappy with the status quo and in favour of smaller parties. Duration: 01:05 Sep 26, 2013
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Taiwan's navy launches surface-to-air missile

Taiwan launched a US-made Standard II surface-to-air missile for the first time in six years, destroying a drone emulating a Chinese air attack, at sea near the east coast of Taiwan on September 26, 2013. Duration: 00:31 Sep 26, 2013